People

Mark Bender Mark Bender
Associate Professor
Traditional performance and performance-connected literature of China
Han and ethnic minority cultures
614 292-1746
Katherine Borland Katherine Borland
Associate Professor & Director of the Center for Folklore Studies
Postcolonial (World) Literature
Folklore, Latin American Folklore, Festival, Dance
Writing, Ethnography
614 247-0045
Ray Cashman Ray Cashman
Associate Professor
Folklore, performance studies, ethnography of communication
Social memory, commemoration, and nostalgia
Politics of culture and identity
614 247-8257
Merrill Kaplan Merrill Kaplan
Associate Professor of Folklore and Scandinavian Studies
Old Norse-Icelandic literature
Folklore
Nineteenth-century Norwegian literature and culture
614 247-8061
Margaret Mills Margaret Mills
Professor Emeritus
Popular culture of the Persian and Farsi-speaking world
Afganistan
614 292-7136
Gabriella Modan Gabriella Modan
Associate Professor
Sociolingusitics, discourse analysis
Ethnography
Place and Space Theory
614 292-0338
Patrick Mullen Patrick Mullen
Professor Emeritus
Folk belief
Legend
Folksong
Dorothy Noyes Dorothy Noyes
Professor
Folklore theory and history
Festival, ritual, and performance
Political, symbolic, and economic anthropology
Amy Shuman Amy Shuman
Professor
Narrative
Theory
Ethnic Identity
614 292-6555
Sabra Webber Sabra Webber
Associate Professor
Near Eastern languages and cultures
Arab and Arab American folklore and culture
614 292-9255